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127 Linden Street
Waltham, MA 02452

PHONE: 781-899-5299
EMAIL: [email protected]

Hours
Monday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Creonte Tire and Auto Repair provides Starter Replacement services to Waltham, MA, Lexington MA, Watertown MA, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 60 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Starter Replacement Services at Creonte Tire and Auto Repair

The starter is a motor that, when supplied with electricity from a vehicle’s battery, will engage the flywheel ring gear and crank the engine. When a driver turns the key to start the engine, the battery sends a small supply of electricity to the starter solenoid. In turn, the solenoid powers the motor which sends a gear to mesh with the ring gear on a vehicle’s flywheel. Depending on the vehicle, the starter may be a direct drive (DD), planetary gear (PLGR), permanent magnet gear reduction (PMGR), permanent magnet direct drive (PMDD), or offset gear reduction (OSGR). In a DD starter, components are attached in a line and run off the armature. A PLGR starter has a shaft that the armature uses and is good at increasing torque. A PMGR starter is similar to a PLGR starter except the PMGR starter uses permanent magnets instead of field coils. Similarly, PMDD starters are akin to DD starters except PMDDs use permanent magnets instead of field coils. Finally, OSGR starters do not run directly off the armature. No matter the type, each starter ultimately plays an essential role in powering a vehicle.

Why Should You Have Starter Replacement Services Performed at Creonte Tire and Auto Repair?

In addition to an inoperable engine, there are other factors that indicate a replacement is needed. If your starter is making a clicking sound that lasts momentarily or the crank is operating slowly, you may need to change your vehicle’s starter. We can look over your starter and review whether or not it is the culprit of current vehicular troubles. If you are unfamiliar with the type of starter your vehicle uses, we will help you find the right one for your vehicle make and model. Our goal is to get your vehicle running again.

We proudly service the Starter Replacement needs of customers in Waltham, MA, Lexington MA, Watertown MA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Lexington MA | Waltham MA | Watertown MA | and surrounding areas

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Creonte Tire and Auto Repair

Creonte Tire and Auto Repair is an independent Tire Dealer and Automotive Service Center located in Waltham, MA. Creonte Tire was established in the mid 1950's, when William M. Creonte Sr. had a mobile service vehicle that would go out and repair or replace tires on site for his customers. Creonte Tire has been providing Waltham and the surrounding areas with quality automotive services and tire services since 1976. We have earned a reputation for honesty, competency and for standing behind our work. We treat our customers the way we would want to be treated with courtesy and integrity. We are committed to our customers 100%. Our mission is to get it right the first time, to provide you with an accurate diagnosis and estimate so you can make informed and affordable choices.

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Phone: 781-899-5299
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Address: 127 Linden Street
Waltham, MA 02452

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